Non-Cake Wedding Cake Ideas

Are you looking to think outside the box when it comes to your wedding cake? There are so many creative and delicious alternatives for your wedding cake! If you are looking to take the unconventional route, we have got you covered with some scrumptious ideas! You can create a tower of French macarons, cake pops, or even donuts! You could …

The Real Deal Behind Why Wedding Planners Charge a Lot

Planning a wedding is a monumental task that requires meticulous attention to detail, creativity, and an immense amount of time and effort. Many couples turn to wedding planners to ease the burden and ensure their big day goes off without a hitch. However, it’s not uncommon for people to wonder why wedding planners charge a seemingly high fee for their …

Fall Wedding Decor Ideas

Ah, Autumn. A beautiful time of year. With all the colors changing and the weather cooling down, it’s no wonder why so many couples love getting hitched this time of year! Embrace the rich and warm colors of the season. Deep burgundy, rustic orange, and earthy tones can set the mood perfectly. Incorporate these hues into your floral arrangements, table …

WHAT TO PACK FOR YOUR HONEYMOON

As magical and exciting as your honeymoon sounds, planning out what to pack can be a nightmare. You want to be prepared for every moment without having to carry a giant suitcase with you everywhere, so we’ve put together the perfect packing list for a one-week excursion. Essentials You Can’t Go Without  – Your ID – Your Passport (if going international) …

Top 5 Destinations for an Unforgettable Bachelorette or Bachelor Party

Planning a bachelorette or bachelor party? Look no further! Here are the top 5 destinations that promise an unforgettable and epic celebration for you and your crew. 1. Las Vegas, Nevada: Known as the ultimate party destination, Las Vegas offers non-stop entertainment, world-class dining, and an endless array of nightlife options. From iconic casinos to poolside parties and high-energy nightclubs, …

Should You Have an After-Party Dress for Your Wedding?

Considering an after-party dress for your wedding? Wedding dresses are often stunning, but can also be quite heavy and elaborate. An after-party dress gives you the chance to change into something more comfortable and dance-friendly, allowing you to fully enjoy the festivities without feeling constrained. There are a few things to take into consideration before selecting an after-party dress. Is …

HOW TO HONOR A DECEASED LOVED ONE AT YOUR WEDDING

As cheerful and exciting as weddings are, it can be challenging to celebrate such a joyous occasion with a loved one absent. If you are unsure how to honor your friend or family member, we will share a few ways to make sure that you pay tribute to your loved ones so they can be with you throughout the celebrations …

BOTOX BEFORE YOUR WEDDING?

As a bride, your wedding day is your time to shine. Along with selecting the perfect outfits, jewelry, and make-up artist. To match your dazzling look it is only right that your skin matches the agenda. Adding Botox to your wedding beauty regime is not uncommon, but here is what you need to consider. Start early, Botox takes a few …

TOP 5 DESTINATIONS FOR AN INDIAN WEDDING

Destination, Destination; the location of your big day is fundamental and one of the toughest decisions you will make. But not to worry, SJS Events are handing you our top 5 wedding locations which we absolutely love! Bali, Indonesia – Bali is also referred to as ‘the Land of Gods’, it is home to thousands of Hindu temples, white sandy …

BRIDESMAIDS GIFTS

What better way to show your appreciation to your bridesmaids than a special gift on your wedding weekend? An idea that we always think is fun (and super cozy) is PJs. You can’t go wrong with a lovely pajama set for your bridal party; these are great for photos if you get matching sets! Another idea we recommend to our …

SUMMER WEDDING IDEAS

A summer wedding, a time when everything is hot and sunny! As impressive as this sounds, our biggest advice is to remember your guests’ comfort. Providing mister fans, shade elements, parasols, and having at least one of your events indoors with air-conditioning are all things your family and friends will truly appreciate and make your wedding weekend even more enjoyable …

GROOM’S CAKE

A groom’s cake centers around the groom – his hobbies, personality, and taste. Most of the wedding details, including the wedding cake, are feminine and floral. To offset this, this tradition began in the late 19th century in England to add a “masculine touch” to the wedding. The groom’s cake can be displayed alongside the main wedding cake, or it …

WHAT IS HENNA / MEHENDI?

Henna/Mehndi is an ink used to decorate the body since biblical times. This ink comes from the henna plant, which grows in South Asia with the highest concentration in India. Brides in Hindu weddings traditionally use mehndi in a ceremony performed a few days before she says, “I do.” The drawings on top of the hands are significant and often …

WEDDING FAVORS – TO HAVE OR NOT TO HAVE?

The age-old question: To have favors or not have favors? The typical wedding favors consist of candles, soaps, or sweet treats – many of which get left behind by the guests. We have had clients invest in luxury items such as Tiffany’s glasses or Baccarat butterflies, which no guest left behind. All in all, favors are not a requirement for …

HOW TO INCORPORATE YOUR PETS INTO THE WEDDING

Pets are an essential part of our families so it is understandable that you’d want them to play a part in your wedding. Couples should check with their wedding venues if pets are allowed. If having your pet incorporated in the wedding is a must, this should be expressed to your wedding planner so that they’re able to assist in …